Truro BID

Latest News 

Parking Discounts

Find out how to park in Truro for £2.30 a day by visiting our employee offers webpage

Tour of Britain Celebrations on Sunday 5 September

Cornwall hosted the curtain-raiser to the annual international cycling race on 5 September. Along with Truro City Council we partnered with the Old Bakery Studios to stage a one-day free event celebrating the infamous race. For details see our Tour Of Britain webpage

Healthy Streets Trial Launched 19 July

We're part of the Truro Healthy Streets Working Group that wants to develop a long-term plan for Boscawen Street which meets the needs of all groups and creates a safe, accessible and attractive space in the centre of Truro. For details of the trial, see the Healthy Streets page

Truro BID Summer 2021 Newsletter for business

Please read and share this newsletter with your colleagues which has been delivered to businesses. Electronic versions are available. 

What we do...

Truro BID works with Visit Truro and aims to position Truro as a leading destination for tourism, businesses and local people by creating a vibrant, well connected, well marketed and well presents great little city.

We successfully renewed for a third term with the strongest mandate to date in 2017. Whilst this has been restricted by Covid-19, the Truro BID team delivers projects within 4 key project themes detailed below and you can click on the links to find out more:

Events - Celebrating our City
Environment - The City's Streets
Marketing - Our Great Little City
Business - Supporting the City

A flavour of the projects delivered by Truro BID during the past 10 years include:

  • the annual city centre Christmas lighting scheme with a supporting 6 week programme of festive events.
  • annual marketing campaigns highlighting the cities retail and tourism offer.
  • the City centre signage and wayfinding system.
  • financial contributions to Truro City Council leading to award winning summer floral displays.

COVID-19 - Truro BID recognise this is still a challenging time for businesses and we want to support you how we can.  

We've been supporting businesses and the wider economic recovery of Truro since Lockdown 1.0. For details see our specific webpages: